Dr. Ky Kobayashi, MD

Dr. Ky Kobayashi, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Ky Kobayashi, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery and orthopedic surgery.

2446 Research Pkwy Ste 200

Colorado Springs, CO 80920

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 97% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

66  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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41  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Small Joint Arthroplasty
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Replacement
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • United States Air Force Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • David Grant Usaf Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Of Connecticut
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Tufts Combined Hand Surgery Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kobayashi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kobayashi's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kobayashi to family and friends
29 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (28)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kobayashi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

Before surgery i couldn't sleep at night and had doubted that this surgery would work. But after talking to Dr. Kobayashi it made decision easier to make and im glad i did . I sleep well at night now Thanks to him .
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Usually you get a good surgeon with no bedside manner. Dr K has both . He’s really understanding and knows his stuff. All doctors should be this nice and understanding.
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I have known Dr. Kobayashi since his days at the Air Force Academy as an Orthopaedic Surgeon & Team Physician for the Academy's Men's Hockey Team. Doc performed Carpal Tunnel & Ulnar Displacement Surgery on both my hands & arms in June & August 2017. The services provided from the consultation, to...more
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Absolutely one of the most cheerful and positive doctors I’ve used for treatment. At age 69 it was scary and difficult to go through elbow reconstruction (due to my first biking accident ever!). But dr K was exceptional. He let me know the new weight bearing challenges that was ahead of me. He...more
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Did not meet the Doctor; however his support staff is excellent and has an excellent bedside manner.
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